Definition of “ignition” - English Dictionary

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(Definition of “ignition” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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ignitionnoun [ C/U ]

us /ɪɡˈnɪʃ·ən/

the act of starting to burn

An engine’s ignition is the electrical system that starts the engine.

(Definition of “ignition” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)